Caption continues: Enthusiastic amateur. "Oh! Hang it, Celia! Not ready yet! and I've got to play in the first quartet...do look sharp!" Celia. "Now don't fidget, my dear! There's lots of time! And if we are a little late, you can play a little faster, you know..."
Title from published caption.
Proof of a wood engraving after an illustration by Du Maurier for Punch, Mar. 12, 1870, p. 100.
Cartoon shows a woman sitting at her dressing table, with her maid attending to her hair as her husband stands behind her with his watch out and his violin case at his side.